Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Bangui

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The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Bangui is the Metropolitan See for the Ecclesiastical province of Bangui in the Central African Republic.


  • 1909.05.08: Established as Apostolic Prefecture of Oubangui Chari from the Apostolic Vicariate of Upper French Congo
  • 1937.12.02: Promoted as Apostolic Vicariate of Oubangui Chari
  • 1940.05.28: Renamed as Apostolic Vicariate of Bangui
  • 1955.09.14: Promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Bangui

Special churches[edit]

The seat of the archbishop is the Cathédrale Notre-Dame in Bangui.


Suffragan dioceses[edit]

See also[edit]



Coordinates: 4°22′14″N 18°34′47″E / 4.3706°N 18.5797°E / 4.3706; 18.5797